Rhododendron 'Abe Arnott'
Size: 9-12 inch
Growth Habit: intermediate (5 x 5 feet in 10 years)
USDA Zone: 6b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Marchioness of Lansdowne' x 'Lee's Dark Purple')
Hybridizer: Weber (1974)
Color Category: purple
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Two-toned purple flowers with a light purple base and a large, very dark purple flair form large, ball-shaped trusses. Though listed as rounded tends to grow higher then wide.